Pima Medical Institute-Mesa

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  • Pima Medical Institute is a highly experienced and proven leader in health care. For more than 35 years, Pima Medical Institute has offered specialized, quality healthcare training that is quick and affordable, and we have been serving the mesa community since 1986. in mesa, we offer medical training in certificate programs like dental assistant, massage therapist, medical assistant, nursing assistant, pharmacy technician, phlebotomy technician, veterinary assistant. Your earning potential is in your hands as traditional health care continues to embrace alternative therapies such as massage. Students in the Massage Therapy School in Mesa have the advantage of receiving an education from a career college that has focused exclusively on medical and healthcare career training for more than 35 years.

School Highlights

Pima Medical Institute-Mesa serves 708 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.

Top Rankings

Pima Medical Institute-Mesa ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Arizona for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa(AZ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty48 staff140 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1112

Student Body

The student population of Pima Medical Institute-Mesa has declined by 31% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
The Pima Medical Institute-Mesa diversity score of 0.69 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment708 students5,342 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:134:1
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# Full-Time Students708 students1,285 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
7%
4%
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% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
30%
32%
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% Black
5%
6%
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% White
46%
43%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
3%
3%
% Unknown races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score0.690.70
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College Completion Rate
74%
22%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,800$31,100
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid80%75%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,499$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,176$4,750
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Pima Medical Institute-Mesa is Mesa Community College (0.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 20,387 students | 0.80 Mi1833 W Southern Ave
    Mesa, AZ 85202
    (480) 461-7000
    0.8020,387
  • 903 students | 3.10 Mi1100 East Apache Blvd
    Tempe, AZ 85281
    (480) 994-9244
    3.10903
  • Brookline College-Tempe
    Private for-profit
    373 students | 5.20 Mi1140-1150 S. Priest Drive
    Tempe, AZ 85281
    (480) 545-8755
    5.20373
  • Lamson College
    Private, for profit
    12 students | 5.60 Mi875 W. Elliot Road Suite 206
    Tempe, AZ 85284
    (480) 898-7000
    5.6012
  • n/a students | 5.60 Mi875 W Elliot Rd #126
    Tempe, AZ 85284
    (480) 834-1000
    5.60n/a
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